bdnews24.com - Home https://bdnews24.com/ The RSS feed of bdnews24.com en Bangladesh News 24 Hours Ltd. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Wed, 13 Sep 2017 06:22:35 +0600 Home N Korea's Kim begins long train trip to Vietnam for summit with Trump https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/02/23/n-korea-s-kim-begins-long-train-trip-to-vietnam-for-summit-with-trump North Korean leader Kim Jong Un set off by train for Vietnam on Saturday, for his second summit with US President Donald Trump next week, media reported, and hours later, two witnesses saw a train crossing into China from North Korea. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 20:36:49 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/n-korea.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/N-Korea.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/02/23/n-korea-s-kim-begins-long-train-trip-to-vietnam-for-summit-with-trump Chawkbazar fire: Removal of stored chemicals begins, mayor issues warning https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-fire-removal-of-stored-chemicals-begins-mayor-issues-warning The Dhaka South City Corporation authority has begun to remove a substantial amount of illegally stored chemicals from the basement of the Hajji Wahed Manzil building, which was most heavily damaged after the fire at Old Dhaka’s Chawkbazar. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 17:33:36 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-mayor-5.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Chawkbazar-Mayor-5.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-fire-removal-of-stored-chemicals-begins-mayor-issues-warning Two killed in Cox’s Bazar land dispute https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/two-killed-in-coxs-bazar-land-dispute Two people have been shot to death in a clash over disputed land in Cox’s Bazar. Three others were injured in the clash. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 16:44:47 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/cox-2-killed-pic-7.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Cox-2-killed-pic-7.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/two-killed-in-coxs-bazar-land-dispute Chawkbazar tragedy: Visit from Hasina 'lends courage' to families of victims https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-tragedy-visit-from-hasina-lends-courage-to-families-of-victims Hazera Begum, the wife of Chawkbazar fire victim and rickshaw puller Anwar Hossain, was finding it difficult to imagine how she and her four children would carry on. But a visit from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, who reiterated her support for the victims’ families, has given her hope. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 16:33:45 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/pm-dmch-burn-unit-04.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/PM-DMCH-Burn-Unit-04.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-tragedy-visit-from-hasina-lends-courage-to-families-of-victims Chawkbazar tragedy: Dilip Barua blames Amir Hossain Amu https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-tragedy-dilip-barua-blames-amir-hossain-amu Bangladesher Samyabadi Dal leader and former minister of industries Dilip Barua has blamed his successor, Awami League leader and former Minister of Industries Amir Hossain Amu, for the tragic fire at Old Dhaka’s Chawkbazar. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 15:29:41 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-fire-dilip-barua-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/chawkbazar-fire-dilip-barua-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/chawkbazar-tragedy-dilip-barua-blames-amir-hossain-amu Excavation of Bangabandhu tunnel underneath Karnaphuli River to start Sunday https://bdnews24.com/economy/2019/02/23/excavation-of-bangabandhu-tunnel-underneath-karnaphuli-river-to-start-sunday The main phase of construction work on the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Tunnel under the Karnaphuli River in Chattogram is to begin Sunday. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 15:06:00 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2015/06/30/karnafuli-turnel1.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Karnafuli-turnel1.jpg https://bdnews24.com/economy/2019/02/23/excavation-of-bangabandhu-tunnel-underneath-karnaphuli-river-to-start-sunday Nigeria's Buhari casts ballot as polls open in delayed presidential election https://bdnews24.com/world/africa/2019/02/23/nigeria-s-buhari-casts-ballot-as-polls-open-in-delayed-presidential-election Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari cast his ballot in the presidential election on Saturday as polls opened after a week-long delay, television images on Channels TV showed. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 14:20:57 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/nigeria-buhari.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Nigeria-Buhari.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/africa/2019/02/23/nigeria-s-buhari-casts-ballot-as-polls-open-in-delayed-presidential-election It is unfortunate that chemical warehouses were not moved, says Hasina https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/it-is-unfortunate-that-chemical-warehouses-were-not-moved-says-hasina Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has described the decision of owners not to move chemical warehouses from Old Dhaka despite government pressure as ‘unfortunate’. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 12:47:40 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/pm-dmch-burn-unit-13.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/PM-DMCH-Burn-Unit-13.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/it-is-unfortunate-that-chemical-warehouses-were-not-moved-says-hasina Trump picks envoy to Canada Kelly Craft for UN ambassador https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2019/02/23/trump-picks-envoy-to-canada-kelly-craft-for-un-ambassador President Donald Trump said on Friday he was nominating Kelly Craft, currently the US ambassador to Canada, to replace Nikki Haley as his envoy to the United Nations after a four-month search. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 11:15:54 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/craft.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Craft.JPG https://bdnews24.com/world/americas/2019/02/23/trump-picks-envoy-to-canada-kelly-craft-for-un-ambassador Bootleg liquor kills at least 41 on Indian tea plantation as dozens fall ill https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/02/23/bootleg-liquor-kills-at-least-41-on-indian-tea-plantation-as-dozens-fall-ill At least 84 people have died from drinking toxic bootleg liquor in the northeastern Indian state of Assam, and around 200 others have been hospitalised, a government minister said on Saturday. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 11:10:59 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/india.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/india.jpg https://bdnews24.com/neighbours/2019/02/23/bootleg-liquor-kills-at-least-41-on-indian-tea-plantation-as-dozens-fall-ill Movies with a message make impact beyond Oscars glitz https://bdnews24.com/film/2019/02/23/movies-with-a-message-make-impact-beyond-oscars-glitz The movie "Green Book" explores racial inequality, "Roma" reveals the emotional toll placed on domestic workers, and "RBG" chronicles the fight for women's rights. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 10:46:24 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/cuaron.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Cuaron.JPG https://bdnews24.com/film/2019/02/23/movies-with-a-message-make-impact-beyond-oscars-glitz Two killed, six injured in Tangail microbus crash https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/two-killed-six-injured-in-tangail-microbus-crash Two people have been killed and six others injured after a microbus accident in Tangail’s Kalihati. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 10:31:14 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/tangail-accident.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/tangail-Accident.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/two-killed-six-injured-in-tangail-microbus-crash Three UK cabinet ministers back Brexit delay if May's plan voted down: report https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2019/02/23/three-uk-cabinet-ministers-back-brexit-delay-if-may-s-plan-voted-down-report Three British cabinet ministers have publicly indicated they could back plans to delay Brexit if hardline lawmakers vote down Prime Minister Theresa May's plan for a new deal with the European Union, The Sun newspaper reported. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:20:32 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/may-juncker.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/May-Juncker.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/europe/2019/02/23/three-uk-cabinet-ministers-back-brexit-delay-if-may-s-plan-voted-down-report Sudan's Bashir declares state of emergency, dissolves government https://bdnews24.com/world/africa/2019/02/23/sudan-s-bashir-declares-state-of-emergency-dissolves-government Sudan President Omar al-Bashir, facing the country's biggest popular protests since he came to power 30 years ago, declared a one-year state of emergency on Friday and called on parliament to postpone constitutional amendments that would allow him to seek another term in a 2020 presidential election. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:17:00 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/sudan-bashir.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Sudan-Bashir.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/africa/2019/02/23/sudan-s-bashir-declares-state-of-emergency-dissolves-government R&B crooner R Kelly charged with sexually assaulting teenage girls https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2019/02/23/rb-crooner-r-kelly-charged-with-sexually-assaulting-teenage-girls Grammy-winning R&B singer R Kelly was charged in Chicago on Friday with the aggravated sexual assault of four people, including three teenage girls, following years of accusations against the performer. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 09:13:26 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/r-kelly.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/R-Kelly.jpg https://bdnews24.com/entertainment/2019/02/23/rb-crooner-r-kelly-charged-with-sexually-assaulting-teenage-girls BNP leader Farooque demands party hearing to find out own mistakes https://bdnews24.com/politics/2019/02/23/bnp-leader-farooque-demands-party-hearing-to-find-out-own-mistakes BNP leader Zainal Abedin Farooque has demanded that the party leadership hold a hearing to find out their own mistakes that led to its worst electoral debacle in recent memory. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 04:06:50 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/22/oikya-fronts-public-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Oikya-Fronts-public-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/politics/2019/02/23/bnp-leader-farooque-demands-party-hearing-to-find-out-own-mistakes In chilling discovery, huge flammables found in burnt Chawkbazar building https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/in-chilling-discovery-huge-flammables-found-in-burnt-chawkbazar-building In a blood-curdling discovery, fire service officials have found a huge amount of highly combustible materials stashed in the basement of Wahed Manzil, the building which suffered most damage in the Chawkbazar fire. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 04:03:29 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/wahed-mansion-basement-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Wahed-mansion-basement-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/in-chilling-discovery-huge-flammables-found-in-burnt-chawkbazar-building Bangladesh unveils first Shaheed Minar in Netherlands to ‘enhance dignity’ of The Hague https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/bangladesh-unveils-first-shaheed-minar-in-netherlands-to-enhance-dignity-of-the-hague The deputy mayor of The Hague has unveiled the first-ever Shaheed Minar in the Netherlands and said the language monument in the Zuider Park will enhance the dignity of the famous Dutch city. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 03:31:14 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/placing-flower-wreath--shaheed-minar.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Placing-flower-wreath-+Shaheed-Minar.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/bangladesh-unveils-first-shaheed-minar-in-netherlands-to-enhance-dignity-of-the-hague Coconut tree falls on Dhaka road, kills one, injures seven https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/coconut-tree-falls-on-dhaka-road-kills-one-injures-seven A rickshaw rider has died and seven others have been injured after being struck by a tree which fell on a road in front of Shishu Academy near the capital’s Doel Chattar. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 02:00:24 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/22/sishu-academy-tree.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Sishu-Academy-Tree.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/coconut-tree-falls-on-dhaka-road-kills-one-injures-seven Saudi King Salman, Crown Prince Mohammed condole Dhaka fire deaths https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/saudi-king-salman-crown-prince-mohammed-condole-dhaka-fire-deaths Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have sent their condolences for the tragic deaths in Old Dhaka fire. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:51:34 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/22/chawkbazar-fire-dna-teast-dmch-aam-21022019-0016.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/chawkbazar-fire-dna-teast-dmch-aam-21022019-0016.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/saudi-king-salman-crown-prince-mohammed-condole-dhaka-fire-deaths Bangladesh displays diversity in International Mother Language Day celebrations in Denmark https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/bangladesh-displays-diversity-in-international-mother-language-day-celebrations-in-denmark The Bangladesh embassy in Copenhagen has celebrated the International Mother Language Day at the prestigious Asia House auditorium in Copenhagen in a “multi-cultural” ambience. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:30:10 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/denmrk-language-day-01.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/denmrk-language-day-01.jpg https://bdnews24.com/bangladesh/2019/02/23/bangladesh-displays-diversity-in-international-mother-language-day-celebrations-in-denmark Duets in Metal and Water: Scrap metal sculpture fountain exhibition begins at British Council https://bdnews24.com/lifestyle/2019/02/23/duets-in-metal-and-water-scrap-metal-sculpture-fountain-exhibition-begins-at-british-council The British Council Bangladesh Cultural Centre has launched an exhibition showcasing scrap metal work at its Fuller Road premises in Dhaka. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:14:17 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/british-council.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/British-Council.jpg https://bdnews24.com/lifestyle/2019/02/23/duets-in-metal-and-water-scrap-metal-sculpture-fountain-exhibition-begins-at-british-council ISIS cases raise a question: What does it mean to be stateless? https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/02/23/isis-cases-raise-a-question-what-does-it-mean-to-be-stateless Shamima Begum was 15 when she became radicalised, left her home in London for Syria and joined the Islamic State, marrying one of its fighters. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:57:46 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/20/shamima-begum-02.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/Shamima-Begum-02.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/02/23/isis-cases-raise-a-question-what-does-it-mean-to-be-stateless Oikya Front leaders place election complaints at 'public hearing' https://bdnews24.com/politics/2019/02/23/oikya-front-leaders-place-election-complaints-at-public-hearing The Jatiya Oikya Front has held a 'public hearing' in which candidates and supporters spoke of their election-day experience and placed grievances before a seven-strong panel headed by coalition chief Dr Kamal Hossain. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:47:31 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/22/jatio-okko-front-220219-03.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/jatio+okko+front-220219-03.jpg https://bdnews24.com/politics/2019/02/23/oikya-front-leaders-place-election-complaints-at-public-hearing Venezuelan troops kill one in first bloodshed linked to aid entry https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/02/23/venezuelan-troops-kill-one-in-first-bloodshed-linked-to-aid-entry Venezuelan soldiers opened fire on members of an indigenous community near the border with Brazil on Friday, killing at least one and injuring others, as President Nicolas Maduro defied US-backed efforts to bring aid into his economically devastated nation. Sat, 23 Feb 2019 00:16:11 +0600 https://d30fl32nd2baj9.cloudfront.net/media/2019/02/23/vanuzuela-people-2.jpg/ALTERNATES/w140/vanuzuela-people-2.jpg https://bdnews24.com/world/2019/02/23/venezuelan-troops-kill-one-in-first-bloodshed-linked-to-aid-entry